• Birding in North Dakota
  • Adventures in North Dakota
  • Governor's Photo Contest Winner (2012) - Last Cast
  • Buffalo in Campground
  • Sailboat in bay
  • Lake Ilo National Wildlife Refuge
  • Birders on the hunt
  • Badlands Hiking
  • Missouri River at Bismarck-Mandan in Fall
  • Traffic in Theodore Roosevelt National Park

Nature & Outdoors

Forget about “the great outdoors,” because the wild side of North Dakota is legendary. Hunting for big game or birds, fishing our lakes and streams, hiking, biking, boating or horseback riding – whatever you like to do outdoors, start planning your dream trip here. Click here for more Nature and Outdoors in North Dakota.

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Events
Featured Events
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Oct 28, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017
    Arvilla
    The Extreme North Dakota Twelve hOur Mountain Bike of Enduring Delirium is our annual epic...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Oct 29, 2017 - Oct 29, 2017
    Arvilla
    The Extreme North Dakota Terrifying Run Amongst Innumerable Lost Souls: It's our annual epic...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Jan 01, 2018 - Jan 01, 2018
    Garrison
    Cross-country ski, snowshoe or hike to start off the first of the year. Park staff will use...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Feb 03, 2018 - Feb 03, 2018
    Garrison
    Come out and enjoy the Full Moon in February known as the Snow Moon. Cross-country ski, snowshoe...
Featured Listings
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jamestown
    Beautiful 18-hole grass-green course operated by the Jamestown Parks and Recreation Department....
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Burlington
    Located in the picturesque Souris River Valley near Burlington, just west of Minot, this course...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Turtle Lake
    Accommodations for 7 people. Smoke-free lodge. Hunting options available.
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Dunseith
    The museum educates the public of the historical and present-day roles of wildlife law...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Wishek
    2-bedroom trailer house in a country setting located 11 miles from town can accommodate 6-8...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Sterling
    Rolling Plains Adventures is located on the Black Leg Ranch within the plains of historic...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Stanley
    12 RV electrical hook-up sites, tent sites, showers.
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    18 holes Par 72 6,424 yards Slope 72.1/Rating 130 Green fees $63 NOTES: Nationally recognized by...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Grand Forks
    This lovely and unique garden - featuring the beauty of rocks, water, hills, trees and plants -...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Penn
    Quiet camping for RVs or tents, seasonal or overnight, full hook-ups, showers, scenic view,...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    LaMoure
    Tent, 12 RV sites with electric, sewer and boat landing.
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    Varied displays of North Dakota wildlife and live fish aquarium in headquarters lobby. Outdoor...